Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Argentine artist Martha Boto is best known for her innovative kinetic and optical art. She studied art in Buenos-Aires at the National Academy of Fine Arts and was one of the founder members of the Non-Figurative Argentine Artist Group. She was the first artist from her country ever to work in kinetic art. Martha Boto first began to construct moving artworks in the form of suspended mobiles made with Plexiglas.
 
« I have always been fascinated by the laws of harmony and equilibrium which govern the cosmos through interrelations of light and movement, space,
time and color. »

Martha Boto

 
Her work in this area played a big part in the development of kinetic and optical art. She went on to explore the qualities of various reflective and light absorbing materials, including stainless steel and aluminum, which she used to create works involving movement, illumination, color and the distortion of light. After Boto moved to Paris in 1959 with her partner, the artist Gregorio Verdanega, her work was part of an international exhibition of Constructive Abstract Art. She continued to develop movement in her art and in 1964 Martha Boto created the first ever kinetic light-boxes by using electrical mechanisms to project light onto moving surfaces. Light played an increasing role in her art, by transforming objects through reflections from multiple mirrors and shiny metal surfaces plac Read More

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Martha Boto

Déplacement Optique D, 1969

Sculpture / Object

Object

EUR 6,000

Martha Boto

Déplacement Optique A, 1969

Sculpture / Object

Acrylic Sculpture

EUR 6,000

Martha Boto

2 Demi Cones Avec Anneaux De Couleurs, 1975

Sculpture / Object

Acrylic Sculpture

EUR 3,500

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What is Op Art?

What is Op Art?

A visual art style that makes use of optical illusions. The works of opt art are abstract and many of the known pieces are the black & white. They typically give a movement, vibrating patterns, flashing and hidden images impression to the viewer. Op art antecedents can be traced back with respect to color effects and graphics to Futurism, Constructivism, Dada and Neo impressionism.

Rupprecht GEIGER | Untitled | Screen-print available for sale on kunzt gallery

Rupprecht Geiger

Untitled

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 2,200

Gunther FORG | Unikat IV | Watercolor available for sale on kunzt gallery

Gunther Forg

Unikat IV, 1998

Limited Edition Print

Watercolor

EUR 1,900

Gunther FORG | Unikat III | Watercolor available for sale on kunzt gallery

Gunther Forg

Unikat III, 1998

Limited Edition Print

Watercolor

EUR 1,900

Piero DORAZIO | Luceombra | Lithograph available for sale on kunzt gallery

Piero Dorazio

Luceombra, 1972

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 1,100